Category Archives: 03-12-2014

Top dog on patrol

Holmes Beach Police Chief Bill Tokajer patrols the beach in the 6600 block of Gulf Drive, looking for open alcoholic beverages and underage drinking. Islander Photo: Merab-Michal Favorite

Island police blotter – 03-12-2014

Anna Maria         • Jan. 27, 300 block of Hardin Avenue, petit theft. A complaint was filed against a construction crew for using water from a nearby home to mix cement. The incident was reported by a neighbor. • Feb. 25, 800 block of North Shore Drive, animal complaint. A Manatee County Sheriff’s Office deputy […]

Sports – 03-12-2014

Horseshoes lead the week’s news, football playoffs follow   Horseshoe players familiar to the pits at Anna Maria City Hall paid respects to one of their own this week. The inaugural Ron Pepka “The King” Memorial Horseshoe tournament was held March 8 at the city pits, 10005 Gulf Drive. There were enough players to crowd […]

The Islander Classifieds: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

ITEMS FOR SALE BOSCH APARTMENT-SIZE front-loading stackable washer/dryer, mint condition, $350, Weber Q gas grill, $50. 941-345-4095, 859-396-2927. CORNER UNIT, PULL-out keyboard shelf, four shelves, filing cabinet, chair, $50, consider selling individual pieces. 941-778-2084. COMPUTER: 3.2GHz HT DELL, refurbished, $60. 941-756-6728. FEATHERWEIGHT SINGER SEWING machine: Top condition, $500. First cash buys it. 941-795-4841. COFFEE TABLE: […]